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IU East receives continued accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission

IU East receives continued accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission

Indiana University East has received continued accreditation by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (HLC). The HLC’s next comprehensive evaluation of IU East will take place in 2021-22.

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IU East Center for Development receives grant for the Academy for Cultivating Talent

IU East Center for Development receives grant for the Academy for Cultivating Talent

The Indiana University East Center for Leadership Development will receive a grant from the Indiana University Women’s Philanthropy Council to establish a new Academy for Cultivating Talent. The IU Women’s Philanthropy Council announced the award recipients on March 6.

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School of Social Work partnership with Community Care In Union County, Inc. benefits students and the community

School of Social Work partnership with Community Care In Union County, Inc. benefits students and the community

Indiana University East School of Social Work and Community Care In Union County, Inc. (Head Start/Early Head Start programs) in Liberty, Ind., have developed a close working partnership over the past 12 years. In the last year, IU East has been invited to expand its role as the program’s mental health consultant making this a unique collaboration between the programs.

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SIFE team kicks off “Who Are YOUtube” video contest with Richmond business owners

SIFE team kicks off “Who Are YOUtube” video contest with Richmond business owners

Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) at Indiana University East recently received a Sam’s Club Step Up for Small Business grant that will help students work with businesses in the Richmond Depot District and Center City Development Corporation to produce YouTube videos. The team was one of 50 recipients nationwide for the $1,500 Sam’s Club award.

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IU East’s efficiency and innovation in national spotlight

IU East’s efficiency and innovation in national spotlight

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Indiana University East is being recognized both within Indiana and nationally for creating a new model for higher education that is productive, efficient and of high quality.  IU East’s, growth – a 65-percent enrollment increase over the past four years – innovation, and community college collaboration have garnered national attention.

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Associate professor of English receives National Endowment for the Arts fellowship

Associate professor of English receives National Endowment for the Arts fellowship

Jean Harper, associate professor of English, has been awarded a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship for writing (prose). The fellowship will support work on her book, Horses and Divorces.

The fellowship is designed to give writers the time and freedom to pursue their work; the creative writing fellowships are the NEA’s most direct investment in America’s artists. Harper is the only person in Indiana to receive the fellowship in literature for this year.

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Report says IU East offers lessons for regional campuses elsewhere in the country

Report says IU East offers lessons for regional campuses elsewhere in the country

Indiana University East’s growth and recent accomplishments related to efficiency, innovation, and community college collaboration are the focus of a report titled “Regional Campuses’ Contributions to the State and National Higher Education Goals: A Field Report from Indiana with a Case Study of Indiana University East.”  The Indiana Chamber Foundation commissioned the study with support from the Lumina Foundation.  MGT of America, Inc., a national management research and consulting firm, conducted the study.

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